King of Thailand: Urgent update expected shortly


Yesterday several media reported the King of Thailand is dead.

eTN did not post this update, since mainstream media reported about the unstable health situation of the longest serving king.
Today the Thai Prime Minister has cancelled his overseas trip and all engagements. The Crown Prince returned to Thailand urgently from an overseas trip. The PM is scheduled to make an announcement at 18.00hrs on national TV

“PM Prayut Chan-o-cha has cancelled all activities including a Bimstec summit in Goa, India, on Oct 16.”

The Thai parliament is scheduled to hold a special meeting at 14h GMT or 21h Thailand time.